Asian Academy of International Law
30 April 2021


Why Invest In Hong Kong

Department of Justice, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region,
Asian Academy of International Law

As the second edition of the ‘Why Hong Kong’ webinar series, this event was well received by registrants coming from over 40 jurisdictions around the globe. It was graced by the presence of Ms Teresa Cheng GBS SC JP, Secretary for Justice of the Hong Kong SAR, Mrs Laura Cha GBM GBS JP, Chairman of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited, and Mr Christopher Hui JP, Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury of the Hong Kong SAR, as well as an array of eminent expert speakers from government, legal and business sectors. Based on their first-hand experience, speakers shared their astute views, highlighting Hong Kong’s business-friendly, transparent and rule-based legal system, deliberating on the immense opportunities offered by Hong Kong in light of various investment and development initiatives in the Greater Bay Area, and reiterating Hong Kong’s distinctive advantages as a significant and unparalleled gateway for both inbound and outbound investments.

What attendees say

• It provided a comprehensive insight on the trend of financial services and capital markets from global,
regional and local perspectives, and hence the role of Hong Kong’s professional service sectors. It is one of the most helpful and fruitful forums that I have been to.

• The speakers shared a lot of information relating to the challenges and advantages of the financial services
in HK.

• The broad range of topic expands the vision on the opportunities ahead and the role that legal
professionals can play.

• The contents were both solid and well supported by objective data.

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